While you may only know it as being used Botox Vancouver, Hyperhydrosis, Botox injections, Wrinkle treatment, eye lift for cosmetic use, as BOTOX ® is the number one cosmetic procedure in the world, it has a variety of different medical purposes. BOTOX ® is the most tested product in the world and has been used in medicine for over 20 years for the effective treatment of a wide range of medical conditions. It is approved by Health Canada to treat muscle spasms affecting the eyes, neck and limbs. It is also used to relieve muscle spasms in children as young as two with cerebral palsy. The long-term safety of the drug is well proven. In fact, it has been approved for medical use in Canada and in more than 75 countries for 20 different applications.
BOTOX® is a purified protein that is found in the Clostridium Botulinum Bacterium. When injected into targeted muscles, it acts to block nerve impulses, consequently inhibiting muscle activity. This result has proven to be beneficial for a variety of medical conditions as well as cosmetic uses.
Dr. Morrell has experience injecting over 7,000 patients to date. He is an accomplished BOTOX® injector in Vancouver and Western Canada and is an accredited instructor in BOTOX® injection techniques on behalf of Allergan Cosmetic. He teaches both basic and advanced BOTOX® application in lectures and practical seminars worldwide. Dr. Morrell treats patients for a wide variety of cosmetic and medical uses.